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Aug. 3: Bubba Smith was a Hall of Fame football player for the Baltimore Colts, Oakland Raiders, and Houston Oilers. After football he went to Hollywood, clinching his most famous role as Moses Hightower in the "Police Academy" series. He was died from acute drug intoxication and heart disease at the age of 66. (credit: Warner Bros. Pictures/Getty Images)

Cops Get Punked By Guy Holding A Dime-Bag

This guy with the ‘dime-bag’ must have a set of steel stones to go up to a pack of cops with this prank. My experience with police officers is that they’re a pretty serious lot. […]

11/27/2013

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The Influences Behind Ten Of Kurt Cobain’s Best Songs

Kurt Cobain, (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was musically influenced by the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Aerosmith, Queen, KISS and the Pixies. Each of his songs was inspired by an experience, […]

02/20/2012

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The B-52′s Celebrate 35 Years Together

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The B-52′s[/lastfm] formed back in 1977 in Athen’s Georgia. Over the weekend they celebrated 35 years together back in their home town, with a huge anniversary show.

02/13/2012

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Patti Smith Cancels Private Show at Hotel Chelsea

Patti Smith was all set to take the stage for a private performance at the Hotel Chelsea last night, much to the distaste of many of its residents. Many believed she would be “selling out” […]

01/13/2012

Clash members Paul Simonon (L) and Joe Strummer (R) in 1984 (Getty Images/STR/AFP)

Rock Flashback: Remembering Joe Strummer

It’s one of the great stage names in rock — [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Joe Strummer[/lastfm]. The man to which it was attached led a fascinating life.

12/28/2011

Clash members Paul Simonon (L) and Joe Strummer (R) in 1984 (Getty Images/STR/AFP)

Video Classics: ‘Rock the Casbah’ – The Clash

While it is unclear whether or not [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Clash[/lastfm]‘s 1982 hit, “Rock the Casbah” was written specifically about the Ayatollah Khomeini’s ban of rock music in Iran, it makes a good story, and is so […]

12/20/2011